00-0372R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO BILLMAN CONSTRUCTION, INC., FOR YEAR 2000 STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AT LOWER CONGDON EAST, IN THE AMOUNT OF $1,071,245,.80.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Billman Construction, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of Year 2000 street improvement project at Lower Congdon East for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $1,071,245.80, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Street Improvement Program Fund 440, Dept./Agency 038, Organization 0004, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of Year 2000 street improvement project at Lower Congdon East including 32nd Avenue East from London Road to Superior Street; 35th Avenue East from Greysolon Road to Superior Street; 36th Avenue East from London Road to Superior Street; Greysolon Place from 35th Avenue East to 211 feet westerly and 35th Avenue East 686 feet easterly and Greysolon Road from 634 westerly of 35th Avenue East to 1,742 easterly of 35th Avenue East by Billman Construction for $1,071,245.80 to be paid from Street Improvement Program Fund 440. Billman Construction, Inc., was the lowest of the four companies who responded. The estimated budget amount for this project is $1,139,841. Bid No. 00-0501 Job No. 9057RS00
 
Tabulation of bids received May 11, 2000:
Billman Construction, Hermantown, MN $1,071,245.80
Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $1,140,345.55
Louis Leustek & Sons, Ely, MN $1,284,294.08
Arcon Construction, Harris, MN $1,318,207.08